Kielder Water Loop For Mountain Biking

The 85th most popular mountain bike trail in UK.

Northeast of Carlisle, the Kielder Forest area is part of the Border Forest Park just west of the Northumberland National Park. There are two nice mountain bike rides: Deadwater Fell Summit and Kielder Water Loop.

The Kielder Water Loop is an 18 mile trek around the reservoir on firm forest roads with a variety of side trails to keep it interesting. Either start the loop in Kiedler or at the south end from the Tower Knowne Visitor Center, and proceed counterclockwise.

A good starting point is the Tower Knowe Visitor Centre.

Overall, Kielder Water Loop is the 85th most popular mountain bike trail of all 93 mountain biking rides in UK.

MORE INFORMATION

Local Contact(s):  KF 01434-250209; Tower Knowe TIC 01434240398; Bellingham TIC 01434-220616; British Tourism (800) 462-2748.

Best Season:  Any

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Kielder Camping Site

Luxury Loding:  Leplish Waterside Park 01434220643

Breakfast Restaurant:  Anglers Arms; Byrness Filling Station Cafe

Reference Source:  click here http://www.forestry.gov.uk/

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  7/1/2016

ID:  17867

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